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The consequences of humiliation : anger and status in world politics

Author: Joslyn Barnhart
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2020.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book explores the nature of national humiliation and its impact on foreign policy, demonstrating that Germany's catastrophic reaction to its humiliation at the end of World War I was far from an anomaly. Instead it represents a broader pattern of international behavior in which states that have experienced humiliating events are more likely to engage in acts of international aggression aimed at restoring the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: e-books
Livres numériques
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joslyn Barnhart
ISBN: 1501748688 1501748696 9781501748684 9781501748691
OCLC Number: 1285501964
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (vi, 260 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: National failure and international disregard --
Withdrawal, opposition, and aggression --
National humiliation at the individual level --
The cross-national consequences of humiliating international events --
Soothing wounded vanity : French and German expansion in Africa from 1882 to 1885 --
"Our honeymoon with the U.S. came to an end" : Soviet humiliation at the heightof the Cold War.
Responsibility: Joslyn Barnhart.

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"This book explores the nature of national humiliation and its impact on foreign policy, demonstrating that Germany's catastrophic reaction to its humiliation at the end of World War I was far from an anomaly. Instead it represents a broader pattern of international behavior in which states that have experienced humiliating events are more likely to engage in acts of international aggression aimed at restoring the state's image"--

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"Barnhart's book is an important, original contribution to international relations theory on states' reactions to humiliating events, which seemingly occur regularly, affecting numerous states. With Read more...

 
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